Surveys

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Ioannina Old Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Ioannina Old Jewish Cemetery map

Country:
Greece
Region:
Epirus
District:
Ioannina
Settlement:
Ioannina
Site Address:
53-47, Valaoritou Street, in the area between Valarotiou Street, Zini Street, Elis. Kastrisoia Street and Spiridonos Street.
GPS coordinates:
39.67077, 20.84613
Perimeter length:
340 metres. Further research is required for an exact delineation.
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
The cemetery was demolished and has been built over. Today, the Zosimaia Lyceum and a school yard are standing on the site.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved on the site. Some gravestones were transferred from the cemetery to the Ioannina New Jewish cemetery, including a tombstone from 1426.
Urgency of erecting a fence:
The cemetery has been overbuilt.
Land Ownership:
Municipality
Drone surveys:
No. The national coordinator was afraid of the danger of flying drones over a school in the city centre.